Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analytics
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 297 353
Rank change year-on-year +37 +56 +70
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 486 364 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.03% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.93% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 258 212
London median daily rate £500 £494 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +17.99%
10th Percentile £328 £300 £325
90th Percentile £654 £722 £688
England median daily rate £488 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
London median hourly rate £60.00 - £16.00
10th Percentile £32.00 - £15.50
90th Percentile £162.00 - £22.68
England median hourly rate £30.66 £44.00 £22.87
% change year-on-year -30.33% +92.43% -39.03%

Data Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40964 38955 39069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.95% 86.20% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29788 27920 27910
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 408 469
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.77 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +8.83% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.32 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.45 £50.04 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +8 75 £525 +10.53% 21
West London +12 31 £450 +16.13% 8
South London -25 22 £500 +29.87% 2
East London -6 5 £473 +8.06% 3
North London -11 2 £325 -50.94% 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 486 (100.00%) Analytics
2 171 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (27.78%) Finance
3 135 (27.78%) SQL
3 135 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 122 (25.10%) Big Data
5 88 (18.11%) Visualisation
6 85 (17.49%) Python
7 82 (16.87%) Hadoop
8 79 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
9 70 (14.40%) Java
10 68 (13.99%) Big Data Analytics
10 68 (13.99%) Tableau
10 68 (13.99%) R
11 64 (13.17%) Apache Spark
12 63 (12.96%) Banking
13 61 (12.55%) Data Warehouse
14 59 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 55 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
15 55 (11.32%) Microsoft
15 55 (11.32%) Data Analysis
16 54 (11.11%) Degree
17 52 (10.70%) Linux
18 51 (10.49%) ETL
18 51 (10.49%) Data Management
19 50 (10.29%) Security Cleared
19 50 (10.29%) DevOps
20 47 (9.67%) CRM
21 46 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
22 45 (9.26%) Scrum

Data Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (13.17%) Apache Spark
2 25 (5.14%) SAS
3 19 (3.91%) Apache
4 6 (1.23%) Confluence
4 6 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.82%) CMS
6 4 (0.82%) JBoss
6 4 (0.82%) WildFly
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.21%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.21%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (11.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.06%) SPSS
5 8 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.23%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Unica
3 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.21%) Primavera
3 1 (0.21%) Relativity
3 1 (0.21%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.88%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.67%) Adobe Analytics
5 12 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (1.23%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.03%) GitHub
10 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.82%) Google Tag Manager
10 4 (0.82%) SaaS
10 4 (0.82%) Serverless
11 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.62%) Veeva
12 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.23%) Firewall
2 4 (0.82%) HTTP
2 4 (0.82%) Internet
2 4 (0.82%) LAN
2 4 (0.82%) WAN
3 3 (0.62%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.41%) Intranet
4 2 (0.41%) LDAP
4 2 (0.41%) NAS
4 2 (0.41%) SAN
4 2 (0.41%) VPN
4 2 (0.41%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.21%) BGP
5 1 (0.21%) Broadband
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (25.10%) Big Data
2 82 (16.87%) Hadoop
3 61 (12.55%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (8.85%) SQL Server
5 35 (7.20%) Relational Database
6 32 (6.58%) Power BI
7 31 (6.38%) Apache Hive
8 28 (5.76%) HBase
8 28 (5.76%) NoSQL
9 22 (4.53%) MongoDB
10 21 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (3.70%) QlikView
13 16 (3.29%) RDBMS
14 14 (2.88%) Data Lake
15 13 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
15 13 (2.67%) BigQuery
16 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (2.26%) Spotfire
18 10 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (5.35%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.50%) JIRA
3 12 (2.47%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.65%) ERwin
5 6 (1.23%) Grunt
6 5 (1.03%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.03%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.82%) Selenium
7 4 (0.82%) Subversion
8 3 (0.62%) GitLab
8 3 (0.62%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.62%) Maven
8 3 (0.62%) ProC
9 2 (0.41%) Mocha
9 2 (0.41%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.21%) NUnit
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 135 (27.78%) Finance
2 63 (12.96%) Banking
3 43 (8.85%) Marketing
4 25 (5.14%) Retail
5 24 (4.94%) Legal
6 23 (4.73%) Front Office
6 23 (4.73%) Investment Banking
7 18 (3.70%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.26%) Advertising
8 11 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.06%) French Language
10 7 (1.44%) Electronics
10 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.82%) Law
12 3 (0.62%) Games
12 3 (0.62%) Local Government
13 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (28.60%) Analyst
2 70 (14.40%) Developer
3 64 (13.17%) Architect
4 63 (12.96%) Business Analyst
5 47 (9.67%) Data Analyst
6 37 (7.61%) Consultant
7 32 (6.58%) Data Architect
8 29 (5.97%) Data Engineer
9 27 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
10 22 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (4.32%) Data Scientist
12 20 (4.12%) Big Data Engineer
13 16 (3.29%) Analytics Manager
13 16 (3.29%) Big Data Architect
14 15 (3.09%) Product Manager
15 14 (2.88%) Designer
16 13 (2.67%) Analytics Consultant
16 13 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 13 (2.67%) Project Manager
17 12 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.35%) HTML
2 22 (4.53%) Kafka
3 18 (3.70%) CSS
4 17 (3.50%) AngularJS
4 17 (3.50%) React
5 16 (3.29%) .NET
5 16 (3.29%) CSS3
5 16 (3.29%) HTML5
5 16 (3.29%) Node.js
5 16 (3.29%) REST
6 15 (3.09%) Web Services
7 11 (2.26%) Natural Language Processing
8 8 (1.65%) JMS
8 8 (1.65%) MLlib
8 8 (1.65%) RESTful
9 7 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (1.44%) Angular 2
10 6 (1.23%) D3.js
10 6 (1.23%) Highcharts JS
10 6 (1.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.44%) User Experience
3 24 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.09%) Fintech
4 15 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (2.47%) Social Media
6 10 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.06%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.85%) Robotics
8 8 (1.65%) Linked Data
9 6 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.23%) NHS
10 5 (1.03%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.03%) W3C
11 4 (0.82%) Equities
11 4 (0.82%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.62%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.70%) Linux
2 28 (5.76%) Unix
3 17 (3.50%) Windows
4 7 (1.44%) CentOS
5 6 (1.23%) Android
5 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Debian
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (100.00%) Analytics
2 171 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 88 (18.11%) Visualisation
5 68 (13.99%) Big Data Analytics
6 59 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (11.32%) Data Analysis
8 51 (10.49%) Data Management
8 51 (10.49%) ETL
9 50 (10.29%) DevOps
10 47 (9.67%) CRM
11 45 (9.26%) Project Management
11 45 (9.26%) Scrum
12 44 (9.05%) Data Visualisation
12 44 (9.05%) Machine Learning
13 43 (8.85%) Business Analysis
14 36 (7.41%) Data Modelling
15 32 (6.58%) Open Source
16 29 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (5.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 135 (27.78%) SQL
2 85 (17.49%) Python
3 70 (14.40%) Java
4 68 (13.99%) R
5 34 (7.00%) JavaScript
6 25 (5.14%) VBA
7 23 (4.73%) Scala
8 12 (2.47%) C
8 12 (2.47%) C++
9 11 (2.26%) C#
10 10 (2.06%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.65%) SPARQL
11 8 (1.65%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.44%) Perl
13 6 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.23%) VB
14 5 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.82%) Go
16 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (11.11%) Degree
2 50 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 37 (7.61%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.23%) ISEB
6 5 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (1.03%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.82%) CISSP
7 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.41%) ACCA
8 2 (0.41%) CIMA
8 2 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.21%) CISM
9 1 (0.21%) GIAC
9 1 (0.21%) MBA
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.82%) Data Quality
2 22 (4.53%) QA
3 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.03%) WAI
4 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.62%) GCP
5 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.41%) GDPR
6 2 (0.41%) PMO
7 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.21%) IFRS
7 1 (0.21%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.29%) Docker
2 12 (2.47%) HDFS
3 8 (1.65%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (4.12%) Terraform
2 17 (3.50%) Ansible
3 14 (2.88%) Puppet
4 12 (2.47%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.03%) Nagios
6 5 (1.03%) Oozie
7 4 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (0.82%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.62%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (0.62%) Grafana
8 3 (0.62%) Icinga
9 2 (0.41%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.21%) Kibana
10 1 (0.21%) Mesos
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (13.99%) Tableau
2 55 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 40 (8.23%) Oracle
4 29 (5.97%) Google
5 27 (5.56%) IBM
6 20 (4.12%) Adobe
7 18 (3.70%) Alteryx
7 18 (3.70%) Progress
8 14 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.47%) SAP
10 11 (2.26%) Bloomberg
10 11 (2.26%) Reuters
11 10 (2.06%) Omniture
12 9 (1.85%) MapR
13 8 (1.65%) Informatica
13 8 (1.65%) Splunk
14 7 (1.44%) Calypso
14 7 (1.44%) Teradata
15 6 (1.23%) Facebook
15 6 (1.23%) Twitter